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For Sale in Gold Coast: Historic 'Gardener House' for $3 Million

By Mina Bloom | August 29, 2014 5:32am
  Built in 1882, 1345 N. Astor St. boasts a "renovated vintage and cutting-edge modern" style.
1345 N. Astor St.
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CHICAGO — A mansion built in 1882 with historic details is on the market in the Gold Coast for $3 million.

The home at 1345 N. Astor St. has five bedrooms and 5½ bathrooms, spanning 5,000 square feet, according to Coldwell Banker's Meladee Hughes. 

Combining an "exciting mix of renovated vintage and cutting-edge modern" features, the home is outfitted with chandeliers, fireplaces and 12-foot ceilings. It also has a garden play area outside and a deck with views of the lake, according to Hughes.

Windows facing all directions and multiple skylights give "The Gardener House" a lot of natural light.

And for those looking to hire help, the home comes with nanny's quarters. 

The neighborhood schools are Ogden Elementary School and Lincoln Park High School.

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